On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1907

Historical Events

  • Albert Trott takes two hat-tricks in an innings, Middlesex v Somerset

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Ritz [Joachim], American actor and comedian (Ritz Brothers-Silent Movie), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1986)

Person of interestHergé

Hergé [Georges Prosper Remi], Belgian comic book creator (The Adventures of Tintin), born in Etterbeek, Belgium (d. 1983)

Cartoonist Hergé
Cartoonist
Hergé

Person of interestLaurence Olivier

Laurence Olivier, English actor (Rebecca, Hamlet, Jazz Singer), born in Dorking, Surrey (d. 1989)


1907 Highlights

About May 22, 1907

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini